While the public mostly sees the nation’s Supreme Court justices mulling health care or political campaign funding, they still manage to lead a (mostly) regular life.That life includes spouses you rarely hear about.
One of the spouses even— and you would never guess who — cooked dinner, once a term, for a justice’s clerks.
Ginni Thomas is an attorney and a Republican like her husband. In 2009, she founded Liberty Central, a group that opposes the leftist 'tyranny' of President Barack Obama and Congressional Democrats, The New York Times has reported.
The Scalias have nine children, perhaps leaving little time for Maureen to do much else. But now she is a pro-life advocate and 'crisis pregnancy counselor' for the anti-abortion group Nurturing Network, keeping with the family's Catholic faith.
Joanna Freda Hare -- the Honorable Joanna Freda Hare to be exact -- is a member of the British aristrocracy, according to the Britannica Concise Encyclopedia. The daughter of a viscount, Hare has been married to Breyer since 1967. She has a Ph.D. in psychology and works at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute.
Martha-Ann Alito met her husband due to his many visits to the law library as a legal clerk. She was, at the time, a law librarian.
She has been described as 'the kind of warm and vivacious person who meets a new friend every day,' while Samuel Alito is 'bookish and quiet,' according to a book on the high court by Jan Crawford Greenburg.
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